Lists the authentication methods currently configured on the system.
The lsauthent command calls the get_auth_method subroutine in the libauthm.a library, translates a list of authentication methods returned, and prints the authentication methods configured to stdout. Each authentication method is outputted on a separate line.
The authentication methods are listed in the order in which they are configured. If none of the authentication methods are configured, lsauthent returns without printing anything.
The lsauthent command writes an error message to stderr and returns a -1 if get_auth_method fails.
If all of the authentication methods are configured as:
the output would consist of:
Kerberos 5 Kerberos 4 Standard AIX
The chauthent command, ftp command, rcp command, rlogin command, rsh command, telnet, tn, or tn3270 command.
The get_auth_method and set_auth_method subroutines.
Network Overview in AIX 5L Version 5.1 System Management Guide: Communications and Networks.
Secure Rcmds in AIX 5L Version 5.1 System User's Guide: Communications and Networks.